New Titles List for the Week of December 19, 2010


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List of Subjects

  • Featured Resource List
  • Analytic Methods
  • Corporate Finance
  • Depositions
  • Health Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Judicial Process
  • Labor Law
  • Maritime Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Oil and Gas
  • Patent Law
  • Remedies
  • Securities Regulation
  • Sports Law
  • Tax Law
  • Government Documents

Featured Resource List



Joan DelFattore. Knowledge in the making : academic freedom and free speech in America's schools and universities. Yale University Press, c2010.

KF4124.5.D45 2010


This book discusses the amount of freedom students and teachers have to express unpopular ideas in public schools and universities.  It investigates battles over a wide range of topics that have fractured school and university communities including homosexuality-themed children's books, research on race-based intelligence, the teaching of evolution, and the regulation of hate speech









Matthew Eric Kane Hall. The nature of supreme court power. Cambridge University Press, 2010.

KF8742.H35 2011

This book examines the nature of Supreme Court power by identifying conditions under which the Court is successful at altering the behavior of state and private actors. Employing a series of longitudinal studies that use quantitative measures of behavior outcomes across a wide range of issue areas, it develops and supports a new theory of Supreme Court power.


New Titles List


Analytic Methods

Albert-László Barabási. Bursts : the hidden pattern behind everything we do. Dutton, c2010.

HM1011.B37 2010

Melanie Mitchell. Complexity : a guided tour. Oxford University Press, 2009.

Q175.32.C65M58 2009

Corporate Finance

Jeffrey J. Haas. Corporate finance in a nutshell. 2nd ed. West, c2011.

KF1428.Z9H22 2011


Albert J. Moore, et al. Depositions in a nutshell. West, c2011.

KF8900.D485 2011

Health Law

Laura Jeanne Sanger. Surgical innovation. 2010

Thesis 340 2010.S26

Insurance Law

George E. Rejda. Principles of risk management and insurance. 11th ed. Prentice Hall, c2011.

HG8051.R44 2011

Judicial Process

Evan Tsen Lee. Judicial restraint in America : how the ageless wisdom of the federal courts was invented. Oxford University Press, c2010.

KF8742.L44 2011

Labor Law

Bruno Freire e Silva. A aplicação do CPC reformado às execuções trabalhista e fiscal : um estudo dos três sistemas normativos e uma proposta de unificação. Editora LTr, 2008.

KHD1841.E98S67 2008

The Fair Labor Standards Act / edited by Ellen C. Kearns, David Borgen, et al. 2nd ed. BNA Books, c2010.

KF3484.58.F35 2010

Maritime Law

Denise Russell. Who rules the waves? : piracy, overfishing and mining the oceans. Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.

KZA1145.R87 2010

Medical Malpractice

Michael P. Penick. Medical malpractice. 3rd ed. Thomson/West, c2010.


Mergers and Acquisitions

Alexandra Reed Lajoux, Charles M. Elson. The art of M & A due diligence : navigating critical steps and uncovering crucial data. 2nd ed. McGraw-Hill, c2011.

KF1477.L35 2011

Oil and Gas

William R. Freudenburg, Robert Gramling. Blowout in the Gulf : the BP oil spill disaster and the future of energy in America. MIT Press, 2011.

GC1221.F74 2011

Patent Law

Antonio Araújo. Direito da propriedade industrial e o método PIPa : bioética da inovação, patentes universitárias, improbidade, PPPs e venture capital. 1a ed. Annablume, 2009.

KHD1629.A97 2009


Eurico Bitencourt Neto. Mandado de injunção na tutela de direitos sociais. Editora JusPODIVM, 2009.

KHD2678.B58 2009

Securities Regulation

William K.S. Wang, Marc I. Steinberg. Insider trading. 3rd ed. Oxford University Press, c2010.

KF1073.I5W362 2010

Sports Law

Roger I. Abrams. Sports justice : the law & the business of sports. University Press of New England, c2010.

KF3989.A934 2010

Tax Law

Stephen Fishman. Deduct it! : lower your small business taxes. 7th ed. Nolo, 2011.

KF6491.F57 2011

Stephen Fishman. Every landlord's tax deduction guide. 7th ed. Nolo, 2011.

KF6377.F57 2011

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Choosing a broad base : low rate approach to taxation. OECD, c2010.

K4458.C46 2010

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Tax policy reform and economic growth. OECD, c2010.


K4458.T39 2010

New Government Documents List


Colombia : a country study / edited by Rex A. Hudson. Federal Research Division, Library of Congress, 2010.

F2258 .C64 2010

An analysis of the Army's Arsenal Support Program Initiative / Daniel Frisk. Congressional Budget Office, 2010.

UA25.F757 2010

Using biofuel tax credits to achieve energy and environmental policy goals / Rob Gecan, Rob Johansson. Congressional Budget Office, 2010.

TP339.G43 2010

The intellectual property and you series. U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, 2010.

KF2979.K49 2010